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As to Mr. Lincoln's name and fame and memory,--all is safe. His firmness, moderation, goodness of heart; his quaint humor, his per ...
What makes the computer's representation special is that it can be manipulated so rapidly without direct human intervention. Once ...
The right merchant is one who has the just average of faculties we call common sense; a man of a strong affinity for facts, who ma ...
I am now experiencing one of the "ups" of political life. Congress adjourned on the first after a session of almost seventy-five d ...
What we grieve for is not the loss of a grand vision, but rather the loss of common things, events and gestures.... ordinariness i ...
I want relations which are not purely personal, based on purely personal qualities; but relations based upon some unanimous accord ...
If I fail, it will be for lack of ability, and not of purpose.
The shortest route is not the most direct one, but rather the one where the most favorable winds swell our sails:Mthat is the less ...
The individual as such is never the mere result of law. In consequence, the causal explanation of an object never defines its indi ...
The houses were few and far between, besides being small and rusty, though they appeared to be kept in good repair, and their door ...
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